Seafront Restaurants in Brighton

Sure, fish and chips on the beach may sound idyllic. But in reality? Between fending off gulls and battling the blustery weather, you'll be lucky to cram in a couple of forkfuls before abandoning ship. The alternative? Booking yourself into one of these chic Brighton seafront restaurants. From rustic kitchens under archways to gourmet dining rooms complete with some of the best views in the biz, these spots promise the beach experience without a sandy fry in sight.

The Tempest Inn

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One of Brighton's quirkiest beachfront bars, The Tempest Inn is located within a cave, and so comes complete with plenty of cosy nooks, perfect for holing up in. And for when the sun shines? There's also a mega alfresco terrace, decked out with colourful umbrellas and fairy lights.

La Plage

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Situated on the actual beach, La Plage is about as close to the waves as you could get - while still staying dry, of course. The seaside dining spot is keeping you watered and fed with cocktails, lunchtime bites and dinner feasts.

The Salt Room

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One of Brighton's most popular restaurants on the seafront, The Salt Room has a reputation for serving the town's finest seafood. Feast on freshly-caught hake, steamed shellfish and grilled lemon sole as you gaze out over some truly impressive ocean scenes.

With innovative small plates and sleek interiors, Cyan is making waves on Brighton's dining scene. A wonderland of blue hues, this chic restaurant champions local produce and is ideally located just a stone's throw away from the iconic BA i360 Viewing Tower.